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hashing

[ hash-ing ]
/ ˈhæʃ ɪŋ /
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noun
Radio. interference of signals between two stations on the same or adjacent frequencies.
Also hash .Computers. a technique for locating data in a file by applying a transformation, usually algorithmic, to a key.
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Origin of hashing

First recorded in 1965–70; hash1 + -ing1
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